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Maddie's Fund grants help build and sustain a no-kill nation so shelter dogs and cats can be guaranteed a loving home.

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Test innovative ideas, projects and programs in order to break through barriers, boundaries and obstacles to save more pet lives.

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Foster Care

At the heart of our mission to achieve a no-kill nation is a very important group of people: foster caregivers.

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How a dog named Patty sparked a lifesaving revolution for dogs with behavior challenges

March 28, 2017

Are there dogs in your shelter or rescue who you honestly think can’t be adopted because of behavior problems? There might be a simple solution — and if it works for them, they’ll have a dog named Patty to thank. Kristen Auerbach, Deputy Chief Animal Services Officer at the Austin Animal Center, told Patty’s story…

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